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  unilingue2
  unilinguisme
  union
  unité
  unité phonique
  unité praxéologique
unité significative minimale
  unité terminologique
  unité textuelle
  unité tonale
  univers de croyance
  univers de discours
  univers discursif
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unité significative minimale

[Subentry of minimal, unité significative]

Eng    minimal grammatical unit, minimal meaningful unit, minimal unit

Synonym(s): signe minimal, signe minimum

Related term(s): monème, morphème2

Source(s): Bouquiaux & Thomas 1976: 180; Builles 1998: 9, 67; Dubois etal. 1994: 499 (aussi "unité minimale non-significative"); Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 360; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 259; François 1980: 125; Neveu 2004: 196 (unité minimale de signification); Pottier 1973: 84, 332


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  middle
  mid-open
  migration
  mimetic word
  mimicry
  minimal
  minimal governing category
minimal grammatical unit
  minimal projection
  minimal segment
  minimal unit of interaction
  minimal-distance principle
  minimalism
  minimum
  minor

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